The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Portal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Portal over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP NetWeaver Portal
UK
Rank 582 626 609
Rank change year-on-year +44 -17  
Contract jobs citing SAP Portal 11 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.034% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £361 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £443 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £500
% change year-on-year - -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £66.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £66.25 -

SAP Portal is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7873 9158 9155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.38% 17.21% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5152 5821 5421
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 226 324
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

SAP Portal
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP Portal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP Portal.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Portal over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAP Portal.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP Portal in the UK

SAP Portal
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 11 £425 +2.40% 2
London +37 8 £425 +7.59%
South East +19 2 - -
Brentford +2 2 - -
Worthing - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -

SAP Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP Portal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAP Portal.

1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (65.38%) Web Dynpro
3 11 (42.31%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (26.92%) CRM
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) ABAP
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) NetWeaver
6 6 (23.08%) SAP MDM
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) CSS
6 6 (23.08%) Web Services
6 6 (23.08%) SOA
7 5 (19.23%) Revenue Management
7 5 (19.23%) SAP PSCD
7 5 (19.23%) Confluence
7 5 (19.23%) JIRA
7 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
7 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
7 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
7 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
7 5 (19.23%) Adobe
7 5 (19.23%) webMethods
7 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) OO
7 5 (19.23%) RUP
7 5 (19.23%) SAP Basis

SAP Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) NetWeaver
2 5 (19.23%) Confluence
3 2 (7.69%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) SAP MDM
2 5 (19.23%) SAP PSCD
3 2 (7.69%) SAP BPC
3 2 (7.69%) SAP CRM
3 2 (7.69%) SAP HCM
3 2 (7.69%) SAP HR
4 1 (3.85%) SAP GRC
4 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.69%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (3.85%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) German Language
2 1 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.85%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Consultant
1 12 (46.15%) SAP Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Developer
3 9 (34.62%) SAP Developer
4 6 (23.08%) ABAP Developer
4 6 (23.08%) SAP MDM Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Portal Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Portal Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAPUI5 Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) JSP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) NetWeaver Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Portals Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior SAP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Web Dynpro
2 6 (23.08%) CSS
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) SAP Basis
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (15.38%) SAPUI5
5 3 (11.54%) CSS3
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Dojo
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) JSP
7 1 (3.85%) SAP TM
7 1 (3.85%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) AIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (26.92%) CRM
3 6 (23.08%) SOA
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 5 (19.23%) Process Improvement
4 5 (19.23%) Revenue Management
4 5 (19.23%) RUP
4 5 (19.23%) Test Strategy
4 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
4 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) ABAP
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Adobe
3 5 (19.23%) webMethods
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat